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The beautiful, fast, flexible, native Mac code editor
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What is Nova?

It is the new native code editor for Mac. It is packed with features, built for modern workflows, lightning-fast and stylish. It also has a robust extensions architecture and replaces Code for Mac.
Nova is a tool in the Text Editor category of a tech stack.

Who uses Nova?


37 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Nova.

Nova Integrations

TypeScript, Vue.js, ESLint, Prettier, and macOS are some of the popular tools that integrate with Nova. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Nova.
Pros of Nova
Fluid and Fast

Nova's Features

  • A powerful editor
  • A themeable interface
  • Flexible workflows
  • Useful tools
  • Robust extensions

Nova Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Nova?
Visual Studio Code
Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.
Sublime Text
Sublime Text is available for OS X, Windows and Linux. One license is all you need to use Sublime Text on every computer you own, no matter what operating system it uses. Sublime Text uses a custom UI toolkit, optimized for speed and beauty, while taking advantage of native functionality on each platform.
Vim is an advanced text editor that seeks to provide the power of the de-facto Unix editor 'Vi', with a more complete feature set. Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems. Vim is distributed free as charityware.
Notepad++ is a free (as in "free speech" and also as in "free beer") source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License.
At GitHub, we're building the text editor we've always wanted. A tool you can customize to do anything, but also use productively on the first day without ever touching a config file. Atom is modern, approachable, and hackable to the core. We can't wait to see what you build with it.
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Nova's Followers
56 developers follow Nova to keep up with related blogs and decisions.